FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING
Course Name   BIOLOGICAL NUTRIENT REMOVAL
Semester Course Code Theoretical / Practice time ECTS
7 1201711 2,00 / 0,00 4,00
Course Degree Bachelor's degree
Course Language Turkish
Format of Delivery: Face to Face
Course Coordinator Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dilek Erdirençelebi
Coordinator e-mail dbaktil hotmail.com
Instructors
Asistant Instructors
Course Objectives Acquiring knowledge on nitrogen, phosphorus and sulfate removal from wastewaters using biological systems, stoichiometry and application such systems.
Basic Sciences Engineering Scinces Social Sciences Educational Sciences Artistic sciences Medical Science Agricultural sciences
20 80 0 0 0 0 0
Course Learning Methods and Techniquies
Narrative course and power point presentation. Term paper on BNR application.
Week Course Content Resource
1 Nitrogen species Metcalf&Eddy: Wastewater Engineering, McGraw-Hill
2 Nitrogen effect and sources Metcalf&Eddy: Wastewater Engineering, McGraw-Hill
3 Nitrification process: kinetics and stoichiometry Metcalf&Eddy: Wastewater Engineering, McGraw-Hill
4 Modelling of nitrification process Urban Wastewater Management Regulation-Turkish Ministry of Environment and City
5 Design of Nitirification process Urban Wastewater Management Regulation-Turkish Ministry of Environment and City
6 Denitrification. stoichiometry and kinetics Metcalf&Eddy: Wastewater Engineering, McGraw-Hill
7 Modelling of Denitrification Process Urban Wastewater Management Regulation-Turkish Ministry of Environment and City
8 Denitrification: Design fundamentals Urban Wastewater Management Regulation-Turkish Ministry of Environment and City
9 Enhanced phosphate removal stoichiometry Metcalf&Eddy: Wastewater Engineering, McGraw-Hill
10 Midterm exam
11 Process Configurations in BNR Urban Wastewater Management Regulation-Turkish Ministry of Environment and City
12 Design of one-sludge BNR systems Urban Wastewater Management Regulation-Turkish Ministry of Environment and City
13 BNR processes for high ammonium wastewaters Journal of Hazardous Materials 199? 200 (2012) 193? 199
14 Sulfate Removing Systems Bioresource Technology 177 (2015) 188?193
15 Nitrate Removal From Drinking Water Bioresource Technology 107 (2012) 159?165
Assesment Criteria   Mid-term exam Final exam
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Term Studies : - - - -
Attendance / Participation : - - - -
Practical Exam : - - - -
Special Course Exam : - - - -
Quiz : - - - -
Homework : - - - -
Presentations and Seminars : - - - -
Projects : - - - -
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Field Studies : - - - -
Clinical Studies : - - - -
Other Studies : - - - -
Mid-term exam   1 40 - -
Final exam   - - 1 60
ECTS WORK LOAD TABLE   Number Duration
Course Duration : 14 2
Classroom Work Time : 14 2
Presentations and Seminars : - -
Course Internship : - -
Workshop / Laboratory Applications : - -
Field Studies : - -
Case studies : - -
Projects : - -
Homework : 14 1
Quiz : - -
Mid-term exam : 1 24
Final Exam : 1 26
ECTS 4
No COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES CONTRIBUTION
D.Ö.Ç. 1 Acquires knowledge on nitrogen removal via biological systems. 3
D.Ö.Ç. 2 Has knowledge on the reaction stoichiometry and can design a basic system. 3
D.Ö.Ç. 3 Acquires knowledge on phosphorus removal via biological systems. 3
D.Ö.Ç. 4 Can make a basic design to existing WWTPs for N and P removal. 2
* 1: Zayıf - 2: Orta - 3: İyi - 4: Çok İyi
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